Toms River has a total population of 86,327 and a student population of 11,335. Of these students, 10,415 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Toms River, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Ocean County College. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Teaching program at Ocean County College.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a teaching certificate in Toms River. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,098 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for teaching related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Toms River, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 50,800 teachers in New Jersey, 11,190 were working in the greater Toms River area. The number of teachers in Toms River is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Toms River is $58,470 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for teachers.